Brian D. Lee

Partner

brian.lee@bakerbotts.com

Palo Alto

P: +1.650.739.7519 F: +1.650.739.7619

San Francisco

P: +1.415.291.6200 F: +1.415.291.6300
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Mr. Lee is a partner in the firm's Corporate Practice. Mr. Lee also serves as the Hiring Partner for the Palo Alto office and is a member of the firm's Diversity Committee.

Mr. Lee advises private and public companies, venture capital and private equity firms and investment banks, across a broad range of industries. His practice centers on mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, start-up companies and company representation.

In the area of mergers and acquisitions, Mr. Lee represents financial buyers, strategic buyers and sellers in numerous acquisitions and dispositions of both public and private companies. He also represents clients in joint ventures, strategic alliances and partnership transactions.

Mr. Lee's general company representation includes assistance with formation and startup matters, advising boards of directors regarding corporate governance matters and day-to-day corporate and legal matters. He also represents venture capital funds in financing transactions.

Mr. Lee also advises issuers and underwriters in public securities offerings and other transactions.

Prior to attending law school, Mr. Lee worked as a Project Analyst at ML Strategies LLC.

Awards & Community

Recognized as a Northern California Super Lawyer-Rising Star (Thomson Reuters), 2009-2012

News

Publications, Speeches & Presentations

Roadmap to a Successful Exit

Speeches & Presentations

Flight to Freedom 3.0: Summit for Entrepreneurs, Investors and Philanthropists

The Art of the Exit

Speeches & Presentations

Flight to Freedom 2.0: Summit for Entrepreneurs, Investors and Philanthropists

Laying the Foundation

Speeches & Presentations

Flight to Freedom 2.0: Summit for Entrepreneurs, Investors and Philanthropists

Events

Recent

Flight to Freedom 3.0

Baker Botts lawyers in a joint presentation with Neil Joseph of Stack Lighting, addressing issues involved in technologies related to the Internet of Things, including loT use cases, interoperability and data privacy.

Flight 2 Freedom Summit 4.0

Baker Botts joins Blossom Wealth Management as a featured sponsor of the 4th annual Flight 2 Freedom Summit.

Baker Botts California MCLE Event

With the January MCLE compliance deadline rapidly approaching, please join Baker Botts for a day of hard-to-get MCLE credits on various issues including elimination of bias, competence/substance abuse, and legal ethics.